Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Whale Talk

Retrieving a drifting sediment trap in the open ocean requires the use of an acoustic device that closes the trap before it's recovered. What happens when there's a pod of whales nearby listening in on the acoustic communications? Click above to find out.
(Video by Coleen Durkin, narration by Benjamin Van Mooy)


  1. Thanks for showing us the pod of pilot whales. And do let us know what you got in your trap.